Lead, genetic susceptibility, and risk of adult brain tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Glioma
  • Lead
  • Meningioma
  • Occupational Exposure

abstract

  • Although our results indicate that lead may be implicated in meningioma risk in genetically susceptible individuals, these results need to be interpreted with caution given the small numbers of exposed cases with a variant genotype.

publication date

  • December 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-06-0482

PubMed ID

  • 17164378

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2514

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 15

number

  • 12